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How PR ‘completely transformed’ New Zealand politics: Metiria Turei, Green Party co-leader

Metiria Turei, Green party Co-leader. Photo credit: New Zealand Tertiary Education Union used under Creative Commons license:   In 1996, New Zealand introduced the Mixed Member Proportion (MMP) voting system…
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The case for Progressive Alliances

Photo credit: flickr user Matito under Creative Commons license   In 2020 or sooner, the Conservative Party will win the next general election with an increased majority. It will be…
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5 reasons the Greens should work with UKIP for electoral reform

Politics has changed a lot since the 2011 AV referendum. We need real PR. (CC lewishamdreamer, flickr) It probably sounds like heresy in Green circles, but hear me out. The…
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